That's just sad. But what does him being Bulgarian got anything to do with anything? If he was a collector of heads, or if he decapitated her to sell her head to a medical school or something, I could see that being newsworthy.
Although many good citizens in your community may own and carry guns, keeping the community safe still fall on those who carry badges.
In a gunfight, even if you do everything right, you can still get killed.